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Dynamic 31-Metre Art Installation Underway at One Bloor East

One Bloor East, Great Gulf, Ron Arad, Safe Hands, public art, Toronto
October 25, 2018 10:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With condominium residents and retail tenants moved into Great Gulf's 76-storey One Bloor East at Toronto's Yonge and Bloor intersection, another finishing touch is being added to ... read more

The Year in Skyscrapers: Toronto Makes The Grade

One Bloor East designed by Hariri Pontarini Architects for Great Gulf, Toronto
December 14, 2017 5:22 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It's that time of year when it seems that every second article you read looks back at some aspect of change over the last 12 months, giving us all a chance to reflect on the things we care about. ... read more

Occupancy Underway at One Bloor East as Finishing Continues

One Bloor East condos, Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
September 22, 2017 12:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Right across the street from the coming development in today's first story, Great Gulf's 76-storey One Bloor East has now been a highlight of Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville skyline since ... read more

One Bloor: McEwan Joins Yorkville's Experiential Retail Roster

One Bloor East, Toronto, by Great Gulf, First Capital, Hariri Pontarini
June 22, 2017 3:35 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Long a high-end shopping destination, the granite-paved Mink Mile is also poised to become a hub for Toronto's growing luxury supermarket sector. Joining the much-publicized Eataly at the ... read more

One Bloor East: Tower Levels Coming Together at City's Tallest

One Bloor East, Toronto, by Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects
August 11, 2016 4:38 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Earlier this week, UrbanToronto had the opportunity to tour Toronto's tallest construction site, taking in the progress at Great Gulf's One Bloor East. Taking stock of the podium levels, our ... read more

One Bloor East: Podium Levels Take Shape at Yonge and Bloor

One Bloor East, Toronto, by Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects
August 10, 2016 5:10 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
By virtue of its height alone, Toronto's One Bloor East can claim iconic status in its prominent mid-city location. As a work in progress, Great Gulf's 76-storey tower is already a focal point and ... read more

Visualizing Great Gulf's Completed One Bloor East

July 18, 2016 4:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As the installation of balcony glass brings the exterior of Great Gulf's One Bloor East closer to completion, commenters in the UrbanToronto Forum are getting more excited about the ... read more

Retailer Announced as One Bloor East Construction Progresses

One Bloor East, Great Gulf Homes, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini Architects
February 18, 2016 4:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since topping off at a height of 257 metres last year, work on exterior and interior details continues at the Yonge and Bloor site of Great Gulf's One Bloor East. Since our last update ... read more

The Views From the Top: Touring One Bloor's Penthouse Suites

One Bloor East, Toronto, by Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects
October 21, 2015 6:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
We started from the bottom—previewing retail space in the podium, then following the concrete pump system up 76 storeys, stopping occasionally to look out from the tower's expansive balconies—and ... read more

Balconies, Glazing, and Climbing Great Gulf's One Bloor

One Bloor East, Toronto, by Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects
October 20, 2015 4:58 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Over the past few days, we've brought you a series covering our recent tour of Great Gulf's One Bloor East. Our first story took a look at the retail spaces now taking shape at the building's ... read more

Following One Bloor's Concrete 76 Storeys Above Toronto

One Bloor East, Toronto, by Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects
October 19, 2015 10:20 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
While the exterior construction progress of Great Gulf's One Bloor East has garnered significant attention throughout the City, the interior of the building houses one of the project's most ... read more

Previewing the Retail Spaces at Great Gulf's One Bloor East

One Bloor East, Toronto, by Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects
October 16, 2015 3:10 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Now rising high above the Yonge-Bloor skyscrapers around it, One Bloor East is the tallest—and perhaps the most talked about—of Toronto's current construction projects. Yet, while Great Gulf's ... read more

Great Gulf's One Bloor East Standing Tall at 63 Storeys

One Bloor East, First Gulf Homes, Toronto
June 12, 2015 3:29 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Since our last update back in April, construction on what will soon be Great Gulf Homes' signature Toronto condo, One Bloor East, has risen another 17 storeys, having now ... read more

More Floors, More Cladding Shaping Great Gulf's One Bloor East

One Bloor East, Great Gulf Homes, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
April 21, 2015 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is rapidly progressing at the site of Great Gulf Homes' landmark One Bloor East development at Yonge and Bloor. When we last checked in on the 75-storey, Hariri ... read more

Toronto's Ten Tallest Buildings Now Under Construction

10 tallest, toronto, skyscraper
April 10, 2015 11:10 am | by Cale Vanderveen | Comments
Toronto is currently in the middle of a record building boom. In the last decade or so, the skyline has expanded rapidly as large numbers of condominium and office buildings have been constructed ... read more

One Bloor East Now Overlooking the Intersection of Yonge & Bloor

One Bloor East, Great Gulf Homes, Hariri Pontarini, Bloor and Yonge, Toronto
February 24, 2015 12:16 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
Often referred to as the city's most important, the intersection of Yonge and Bloor is being transformed by high density projects; its current centrepiece, Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor ... read more

One Bloor East Wins International Development Award

One Bloor East, Great Gulf Homes, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
December 16, 2014 11:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Easily one of UrbanToronto's most closely followed projects, Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor East has been capturing the attention of passersby ever since the first signs of activity ... read more

Exterior Details Turn Up the Wow Factor as One Bloor East Grows

October 8, 2014 9:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on the growth of Great Gulf Homes' landmark One Bloor East development, which has been rising steadily from the southeast corner of Yonge and Bloor ... read more

Sweeping Curves Impress at Great Gulf's Rising One Bloor East

One Bloor East, Great Gulf Homes, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
September 12, 2014 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on the construction of Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor East and so have many of our Forum contributors. It is hard not to keep an eye on this project ... read more

One Month of Work at Great Gulf's One Bloor East: July 2014

One Bloor East, Great Gulf Homes, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
July 17, 2014 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
What does one month of construction activity look like? The answer to that question varies for every project, depending on the stage of construction the building is at, and the size and shape of ... read more